Scams & Fraud

AARP Wyoming is offering its members a chance to win one of 25 shredders as part of its 2021 Virtual Shred-a-thon event in October. The sweepstakes will be active from Oct. 4-18.
A short release detailing an upcoming webinar which hopes to protect Wyomingites from fraud.
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As the COVID-19 Pandemic has continued to spread across the United States, so too, has the number of scammers who are using the pandemic to steal people’s money. On July 2 at 11 a.m., AARP Wyoming hosts a free FraudWatch webinar offering an overview of scams taking place in Wyoming and around the country.
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Event Scheduled for May 7 at 2 p.m. Mountain Time
A mysterious scammer hacks into private information through a computer and smart phone.
With 2020 Census Pending, Findings Show Many May Not Recognize Expected Census Scams
A mysterious scammer hacks into private information through a computer and smart phone.
The Conference to Defeat Fraud and Scams, sponsored by AARP Wyoming’s Casper Action Team, is set for Feb. 21
Beware of holiday scams!
Consumer fraud schemes escalate each year during the holidays, and a new research report, “Seasons Cheatings,” from the AARP Fraud Watch Network finds that a significant number of consumers are at risk of becoming victimized by common seasonal scams.
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Nope – no one will call you to serve you with a warrant over-the-phone. When a scammer calls, keep yourself in a calm state, and always report an attempted scam to the Federal Trade Commission.
Ask The Experts
Call To AARP Membership Will Feature Advice From Wyoming Attorney General’s Office, Adult Protective Services, and US Attorney
AARP Shred Fest
Bring Your Sensitive Documents to Be Securely Destroyed, Sept. 21
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